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In the singles chart, popular singer-actor, Fukuyama Masaharu has reached the top spot with his 30th single, "Tanjoubi ni wa Masshiro na Yuri wo / Get the groove." This is his 7th consecutive no.1 single since "Kesshin" (May 2009) and 16th no.1 single overall, as well as stretching out to 5 consecutive years with no.1 singles. The only other male solo artists to have had 5 or more consecutive years of no.1 singles are Kondo Masahiko (5 years = 1981~1985), Tahara Toshihiko (6 years = 1980~1985), and Nagabuchi Tsuyoshi (6 years = 1988~1993), making Fukuyama the 4th male soloist to have achieved it. Furthermore, he has updated his own record of most no.1 singles by a singer-songwriter with 16, creating a difference of 4 singles with Utada Hikaru at 2nd place (12 no.1 singles).
Posting the top 30 albums/singles and the top 10 music-DVDs. The second column in the top 10 refers to sales in 2013. New release in bold.
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